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Massachusetts City Testing Public Narcan Stash Boxes
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts city is considering a proposal to create publicly accessible boxes containing Narcan, the medication used to counteract opioid overdoses.
Cambridge officials say a passer-by who found someone suffering from an overdose could administer the drug before medics ar…
New Bedford Woman Hits Two Parked Cars, Charged With OUI Drugs
NEW BEDFORD - A New Bedford woman is being charged after she crashed into several parked cars in the city.
Police responded to the accident before 11 P.M. Wednesday night, and found 42-year-old Dawn Lynn Costa leaning against her vehicle which had hit two parked cars in front of 40 Linden Street…
Community Policing, Heroin Overdose Outreach Key, Says Chief
In a wide-ranging interview with WBSM's Brian Thomas, New Bedford Police Chief Joseph Cordeiro touched on a lot of subjects that plague the police force, including panhandlers, shootings and drug overdoses.
Chief Cordeiro says the problem with the latter isn't with increased heroin use, but rather th…
Medical Mariuana is Not the Solution to the Opiod Crisis
It is time to reconsider our approach to the opioid crisis in New Bedford as the current plan simply is not working. A WBSM news exclusive shows a near doubling of overdoses in the city last year alone. What we are doing to fight opioid addiction in New Bedford is not working, period...
Brian’s Beat: Watered Down Campaign Pledges [Poll]
On your mind, Monday included some local and national talk. Locally, the authorities use Narcan to save a homeless man collapsed in an encampment. Needle strewn all over the ground.
Donald Trump goes onto 60 Minutes. There's a reason why I'm terming him back track Trump...

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